News - September 2017


Caritas Lecture 2017 - Professor Sarah Churchwell, The Great Gatsby

This year's series of Festival of Ideas lectures takes its theme from the much anticipated ninth Caritas Lecture which was delivered by Professor Sarah Churchwell. Inspired by her...Read More

Posted on 28 September 2017

Festival of Ideas - Week 2

This year’s Festival of Ideas programme of lectures continued last week, with talks on life skills and the dangers of internet porn offering their new perspectives on the...Read More

Posted on 26 September 2017

Designs for Life

The London Design trip was organised to give our pupils the opportunity to see and experience some of the exciting Design opportunities within the world of Art and Design. The...Read More

Posted on 25 September 2017

Scottish Champions for the Third Consecutive Year

Our Girls’ 1st XI cricket team have won their third consecutive Beyond Boundaries Women’s T20 Scottish Cup. An amazing achievement given that this is not an...Read More

Posted on 19 September 2017

Two Awards for GWC

Our pupils are just back from a successful weekend at the inaugural Cambridge University School's MUN Conference. All participated to an extremely high level and two awards...Read More

Posted on 18 September 2017

Festival of Ideas - Week 1

Kicking off the School’s diverse range of lectures which make up the Festival of ideas on Wednesday was a fascinating talk called Songs of Empathy from Watson’s own...Read More

Posted on 18 September 2017

First Debating Win of the Session

First competition, first trophy. Ethan Stewart (S6), Ben Stanley (S5) and Lachlan White (S4) retained the 'West Coast Worlds' debating competition, a tournament - open to all...Read More

Posted on 14 September 2017 By Mr Alan Patterson

Challenge in Japanese takes Pupils to London

More than 40 pupils enrolled to take part in the Junior Language Challenge. The aim is to introduce children to new languages in a fun way. This year pupils had to learn French...Read More

Posted on 12 September 2017

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